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Creating Comics from Start to Finish: Top Pros Reveal the Complete Creative Process #2020

Creating Comics from Start to Finish: Top Pros Reveal the Complete Creative Process By Buddy Scalera Creating Comics from Start to Finish Top Pros Reveal the Complete Creative Process You Can Work Professionally in Comics Jump start your comic book career Creating Comics From Start to Finish tells you everything about how today s mainstream comic books are produced and published To
  • Title: Creating Comics from Start to Finish: Top Pros Reveal the Complete Creative Process
  • Author: Buddy Scalera
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 450
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Creating Comics from Start to Finish: Top Pros Reveal the Complete Creative Process By Buddy Scalera You Can Work Professionally in Comics Jump start your comic book career Creating Comics From Start to Finish tells you everything about how today s mainstream comic books are produced and published Top working professionals detail how comics are created from concept to completion.Dig deep into every step of the process including writing, editing, penciling, inking, colorYou Can Work Professionally in Comics Jump start your comic book career Creating Comics From Start to Finish tells you everything about how today s mainstream comic books are produced and published Top working professionals detail how comics are created from concept to completion.Dig deep into every step of the process including writing, editing, penciling, inking, coloring, lettering and even publishing Working professionals talk candidly about breaking into and staying in this exciting industry Interviews and advice from Mike Marts Editor BatmanMark Waid Writer Kingdom Come, Flash, IrredeemableDarick Robertson Penciler Wolverine, The Boys, TransmetropolitanRodney Ramos Inker Green Lantern, PunisherBrian Haberlin Colorist Witchblade, SpawnChris Eliopoulos Letterer Pet Avengers, Spider Man, X MenJoe Quesada Chief Creative Officer Marvel ComicsStan Lee Former President, Chairman Marvel ComicsTable of contentsINTRODUCTION 6CHAPTER 1EDITING The Eye of the StormNot only are editors responsible for the creative wrangling of a comic book, butthey also must be masters of project management With MIKE MARTSCHAPTER 2WRITING The Idea, the Blank Page and How Comics Are BornDive deep into how comics are written, from pitching ideas to getting them into print With MARK WAIDCHAPTER 3PENCILLING Sketching Worlds One Page at a TimeThe most coveted job in comics isn t all glamour it takes discipline to survive With DARICK ROBERTSONCHAPTER 4INKING It s More Than Just TracingInkers are jokingly misaligned as tracers, but they bring impact and nuance to pencilled art With RODNEY RAMOSCHAPTER 5LETTERING Getting in the Last WordMost letterers are barely viewed as part of the creative process, but see one poorly lettered page and you ll know just how important they really are With CHRIS ELIOPOULOSCHAPTER 6COLORING A Multichromatic Look at Today s TechnologyThe modern day colorist is not merely an artist Staying on top of the latest techniques requires serious tech savvy With BRIAN HABERLINCHAPTER 7OTHER ROADS IN Alternate Jobs in ComicsThe path to a comics career can lead you to various departments and job opportunitiesAPTER 8THE TOP OF THE PYRAMID One on One With Joe QuesadaMarvel s chief creative officer talks about making the decisions that make people want to buy comicsAPTER 9THE MAN HIMSELF A Candid Conversation With Stan LeeListen closely to the legend who singlehandedly transformed the world of comicsAPTER 10NOW, PUT THIS DOWN and Get to WorkProfessional do s and don ts, the truth about self publishing, plus plenty pointers for aspiring comic book creatorsSOURCES FOR CREATORSSELF PUBLISHING BUDGET GUIDEONLINE CONTENT GUIDEINDEX
    Creating Comics from Start to Finish: Top Pros Reveal the Complete Creative Process By Buddy Scalera
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    1. Buddy Scalera

      Hey, it s me I am a content strategist, online marketer, writer, and photographer.I ve written everything from whitepapers to websites and everything in between.I m also the author of five or so books, mostly on the topic of comic books And I am a writer of many comic books buddyscaleracomicbookschoolwordspicturesweb

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    1. This book takes readers step by step through comic publishing Not only that, but through professionals who reflect on their experiences in the field Readers learn how those people became established and the history of the processes Scalera also examines how those processes have changed because of technology While Scalera does most of the talking, he has quite a lot of info that comes directly from the other pros in interviews At the very end, he even covers some basic stuff like how to get your [...]


    2. I ve recently started reading about creative processes in different media, comics and graphic novels included Among them, I bumped into Buddy Scalera s Creating Comics from Start to Finish Top Pros Reveal the Complete Creative Process rather by mistake Buddy s is an accessible book about the comics industry in the US Overall, an interesting and accessible read, with new information about the editor and editor in chief positions in the comics creation organigram.The book is structured as a series [...]


    3. Not so goodI found this book to be long on theory and short on substance Most of this information can be gleaned from the internet with little effort.


    4. Useful tipsJust pack with lots of solid, sound advice for the comic book artist Read it if this is your desired field.



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